Electric Car Charging Points

Padstow Charging Points

Padstow has two electric car charging points located at the petrol station just outside of town (See map over the page).
They are InstaVolt rapid charging points which can, on average, re-charge your battery from low to 80% in around 20 minutes.
They work with any electric vehicle that is DC compatible and is equipped with two connections; Chademo and CCS.
*InstaVolt charge £0.35 per kWh. The points accept contactless card payments from any debit or credit card. 

There are also two Pod Point charging points at Tesco, located at Sarah’s Lane, PL28 8EL. These are for Tesco customers.

Other Local Charging Points

There are a number of other charging points in Cornwall, a few are listed below:

  • Bodmin Business Park PL31 2RJ
  • Cornwall Services PL26 8UF
  • Carland Cross Petrol Station TR8 5AY
  • St Tudy Community Shop PL30 3PG
  • Asda Superstore, St Austell PL25 4PR
  • Tesco Superstore, Truro TR1 2TN
  • Churchfield Car Park, Camelford PL32 9PA
  • Albany Rd Car Park, Newquay TR7 2NQ

For any other locations of charging points in Cornwall, please use the website below and type in your preferred location.

https://www.zap-map.com/live/

You may also find that your hotel or destination for the day has an electric charging point you can use.
Check their websites or call to find out.

*As of December 2019, subject to change

Useful Contacts

Padstow Petrol Station: 01841 533789
Cornwall Council: https://www.cornwall.gov.uk/transport-and-streets/pay-as-you-go-electric-vehicle-chargers/